Sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine

What is Sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine?

Sulfadoxine/pyrimethamine (Fansidar) is a combination antimalarial drug containing the sulfonamide antibiotic sulfadoxine and the antiprotozoal pyrimethamine.

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i had malaria and painful swallow.the malaria was a + but because i had treated it before i was given a fansidar and another drug. the doctor said...

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Dear you may having non clearing pharyngitis. so avoid cool drinks and freeze water.use salt water gargling. use...

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one pharmacist prescribed chloroquine phosphate while another said fansidar and yet another said sunday-sunday medicine. so please which medicine...

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Out of all the malarial drugs antremesnin drived anti malarial drugs are found to be safe in pregnancy. However it is not used...

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one pharmacist prescribed chloroquine phosphate while another said fansidar and yet another said sunday-sunday medicine. so please which is safe...

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Choroquin may be consider safe during pregnancy under doctor supervision. To prevent malaria try mosquito repellants, net while sleeping etc....

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